Charcoal Grilled Quesadillas
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Grilled Quesadillas

Grilled quesadillas with corn tortillas. Melty, cheesy and smokey. Make any time you are grilling. Serve as an accompaniment to carne asada.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: corn tortillas, feta cheese, flour tortillas, quesadillas, sincronizadas
Servings: 16 quesadillas
Calories: 376kcal
Author: Douglas Cullen


  • 16 corn tortillas
  • 12 ozs. melting cheese Oaxaca, Chihuahua, asadero, mozzarella or Monterey Jack


  • Shred the cheese or tear into strips.
  • Place the tortillas on the grill and heat for 30 seconds. This makes them pliable so that you can fold them.
  • Cover one half of the tortilla with cheese. Fold the other half of the tortilla over the cheese.
  • Grill until the bottom side has browned to your liking. Turn and brown the other side.
  • Serve immediately with a great salsa like the grilled tomato salsa or restaurant salsa.


Serving: 4quesadillas | Calories: 376kcal | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 28g | Fat: 17g | Sodium: 530mg | Sugar: 3g